COCO BEFORE CHANEL
- Genre: Drama
- Director: Audrey Tautou, Benoit Poelvoorde, Marie Gillian, Alessandro Nivola, Emmanuelle Devos.
Coco Before Chanel is the story of Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, who began her life as headstrong orphan, and through an extraordinary journey became the legendary couturier who embodied the modern woman and became a timeless symbol of success, freedom and style. The film portrays the formative years of Chanel’s life, the years of Chanel spent discovering and inventing herself.
The confidence and the way Boy Capel looks at her comforts and reassures her. He knows that Chanel holds the future in her, and that the spirit of freedom in this woman embodies modernity. Boy Capel has grasped her remarkable nature, and he makes her understand that her difference is not a handicap, but that on the contrary, it will be her strength. It will trigger change for her destiny. What they have in common is precisely this modernity.
“I don’t understand how a woman can leave the house without fixing herself up a little – if only out of politeness. And then, you never know, maybe that’s the day she has a date with destiny. And it’s best to be as pretty as possible for destiny.”Coco Chanel
“A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.”Coco Chanel
“I love luxury. And luxury lies not in richness and ornateness but in the absence of vulgarity. Vulgarity is the ugliest word in our language. I stay in the game to fight it.”Coco Chanel
BOY ( The love of her life) Alessandro Nivola
“One can get used to ugliness, but never to negligence.”Coco Chanel
“Adornment, what a science! Beauty, what a weapon! Modesty, what elegance!”Coco Chanel
With her fashion designs, Coco Chanel encouraged elegance, individuality and emancipation for women.
September 25th US.
” Passion goes , True Love remains ” Adriana Sassoon